Most of the discussion about Jews and the Great War is relegated to academic journals and monographs. A notable exception is Tim Grady's The German-Jewish Soldiers of the First World War in History and Memory.
Suzanne Metz's show is an exhibition of abstract canvases in bold colours with graphic detail, as well as text with enigmatic messages.
Other winners of the awards for Jewish literature were Miriam Libicki, Matti Friedman, Irene N. Watts and Kathryn E. Shoemaker.
Nipping at the heals of the former Pink Floyd frontman's tour of Canada is Ian Halperin's dissection of the singer's anti-Israel animus.
Miriam Libicki grew up in an Orthodox Jewish family in Columbus, Ohio, and served in the Israeli army before attending art school in Seattle and Vancouer.
Give yourself at least two days to absorb the thrum of Latin American magic, feel the pulse of the jungle and walk the historic corridors of Casco Viejo.
Even the sun and the moon are on a different schedule in the Arctic.
Toronto athletes dominated in the pool, came home with a gold in hockey and otherwise excelled in the sporting competition at the recently concluded JCC Maccabi Games in Miami.
Brengle, the highest ranked Jewish player on the women’s tennis circuit at No. 74, defeated fellow American Asia Muhammad 6-4, 6-3, before losing to Ashleigh Barty of Australia 1-6, 6-2, 6-2 in the second round.
Eighteen-year-old tennis player Denis Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont. made history at last week’s Rogers Cup tournament in Montreal by being the youngest player ever to make the semifinal round.
Four members of the Osterer family played pivotal roles in Team Canada’s gold medal win in the Maccabiah Games softball tournament. In November 2014, a member of the clan suffered a fatal heart attack at home plate while umpiring a youth game.
Canada owned the podium at this year's Maccabiah Games in Israel, which ended July 18.